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Job Posting Number:
Job Title:
Social Worker MSW
Job Category:
Healthcare Professional
Assault and Sexual Abuse
Job Type:
Temporary Full Time
Open Positions:
City, Province, Country:
Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted:
October 11, 2021
Available Shifts:
Day Shift Monday through Friday
Closing Date:
October 29, 2021
$39.31 - $50.09/Hour

As part of the Cornwall Community Hospital you uphold the mission, vision and ICARE values in order to create a safe environment for patients/clients, families, staff, physicians and volunteers, recognizing 'Patient Safety' and our hospital's 'Senior Friendly Strategies' as a top priority in creating a culture of safety and 'The Workplace of Choice'. Cornwall Hospital is committed to providing an accessible work environment. Accommodation are available upon request for candidates taking part in the recruitment/selection process.

Summary of responsibilities

As a specialist in social work the incumbent will provide comprehensive care to sexually assaulted persons and victims of intimate partner violence as well as embody a culture of caregiver inclusion in the patient’s plan of care.

Requirements of the job

• Master’s Degree in Social Work
• Current registration with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers
• Minimum of 3 years’ experience and demonstrated expertise in trauma, dissociation and the symptomatology related to sexual assault and intimate partner violence
• Demonstrated case management experience
• Valid driver's license and access to own transportation
• Proven ability to manage crisis situations
• Good interpersonal skills and the ability to develop a community network
• Ability to work independently
• Strong written and communication skills
• Good computer skills
• Demonstrated regular, punctual attendance
• Demonstrated commitment to patient safety
• Functional level in both official languages (oral and written in English; oral in French – and testing completed)
• Certified in non-violent crisis intervention
• Experience in criminal court